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New Leaf Cafe

171 Main St, The Outlook Inn, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9635
+1 360-376-2200
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
171 Main St, The Outlook Inn, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9635
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed several meals at New Leaf and they never disappoint! Breakfast for six included a variety of items from chicken & waffles to a gluten free Belgian waffle. At dinner three of us enjoyed a humus appetizer, smoked salmon pasta and chicken confit. Great...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our breakfasts were excellent and the choices were amazing! Think poached eggs on duck confit, or Smoked salmon Eggs Benedict or wild mushroom, spinach and feta cheese omelette!. The atmosphere and service and staff were so pleasant and the view out to the sound was...More

Thank boloca
Reviewed 6 days ago

On our last night on Orcas Island we tried the New Leaf Cafe--our first visit. Calling the day of dinner, our reservations were either 5:30 or 8:00--we chose 5:30 because it was a 30 minute drive back to the boat on narrow roads. Our window...More

Thank J2930JNjimw
Reviewed 6 days ago

Here for breakfast on Labor Day. Service was so slow that it turned into brunch. Ate outside on the porch with a beautiful view of the bay, so we didn't mind the wait too much other than we were very hungry and the sun began...More

Thank Carrol D
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I ate here with another couple. We had a variety of meals...seafood and meat. All creative and very tasty. Good service staff and priced reasonably, and a nice feel to the place.

Thank Tom J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful spot for couples or small groups. Food is excellent, and fabulous ambience. Highly recommend!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since we stayed at the Outlook Inn, the New Leaf Cafe was super convenient. It would have been worth a car ride or walk as the food was excellent.

Thank TaraTyler
Reviewed 1 week ago

To be honest with you; I was totally anticipating a normal cottage breakfast. What's surprised the daylights out of me, was how unique it turned out to be. The potatoes are done in a deep fried manner and served piping hot. They've got a nice...More

Thank jrwillies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed breakfast here every morning of our short stay on Orcas Island. The wait staff was friendly and attentive. The breakfast options were terrific. I enjoyed the southern flavors of chicken and waffles as well as shrimp and grits. My wife...More

Thank Delbert W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had two dinners at this restaurant during our week stay on Orcas Island. The first evening we ate outdoors in the patio area in front of the restaurant. Seating in this area is on a first come first serve basis whereas...More

Thank Michael D
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14 November 2016|
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Response from WJD_CO | Reviewed this property |
I believe they may be closed for Christmas, but you could try Roses cafe in Eastsound. Trpadvisor has a feature that lets you ask them a question right from their page. Good luck, reserve early, roses gets booked up. Enjoy... More
carrie D
6 August 2016|
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Response from gener8rhayes |
Here are our current hours: Breakfast - Thursday, Friday, and Monday from 8am - 11:30am Saturday and Sunday from 7:30am - 12:30pm Dinner - Thursday through Monday from 5pm - 9:30pm Lounge - Thursday... More
Lisa L
1 August 2016|
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Response from SuzKats | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take resies!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 12:30
08:00 - 11:30
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:30
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Main St, The Outlook Inn, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9635
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-2200
  • E-mail
The cafe is

Delicious food with a spirit of genuine service and hospitality Guests who visit the New Leaf remark on two things consistently: the quality of the food and the caring service. Your experience is always at the forefront of our minds - the food must be good and we want you to feel taken care of, delighted, relaxed, welcomed.
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